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A critical history of children's literature : a survey of children's books in English from earliest times to the present

Author: Cornelia MeigsAnne Thaxter EatonElizabeth NesbittRuth Hill ViguersVera BockAll authors
Publisher: New York : The Macmillan Company, (Printed in the United States of America) [1953] ©1953
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Meigs, Cornelia, 1884-1973.
Critical history of children's literature.
New York, Macmillan [1953]
(OCoLC)570319912
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Cornelia Meigs; Anne Thaxter Eaton; Elizabeth Nesbitt; Ruth Hill Viguers; Vera Bock; Macmillan Company.
OCLC Number: 250734
Description: xxiv, 624 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction / by Dr. Henry Steele Commager --
Roots in the past : up to 1840 / by Cornelia Meigs --
Widening horizons : 1840-1890 / by Anne Eaton --
A rightful heritage : 1890-1920 / by Elizabeth Nesbitt --
The golden age : 1920-1950 / by Ruth Hill Viguers.
Responsibility: prepared in four parts under the editorship of Cornelia Meigs by Cornelia Meigs, Anne Thaxter Eaton, Elizabeth Nesbitt, Ruth Hill Viguers ; decorations by Vera Bock.

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